Health at GE

Health at GE

GE impacts the healthcare landscape through GE Healthcare and numerous business initiatives such as our healthymagination commitment, various employee programs, and philanthropic and capacity-building initiatives. Focus areas include developing healthcare technologies to improve treatment programs; funding research to develop innovative products; commissioning studies on doctor/patient interaction; seeking innovative ways to increase access for underserved communities; supporting health centers with grants and skills-based volunteerism; and funding health center upgrades in Latin America, Southeast Asia and Africa.

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GE Healthcare and M+W Group Form Strategic Alliance in Vaccines, Insulin and Biopharmaceuticals
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) January 12, 2012 - GE Healthcare, the healthcare business of GE (NYSE: GE) and M+W Group, a leading global engineering, construction and project management company, announced today that the companies have formed a strategic alliance aimed at overcoming the lack of key biopharmaceuticals, especially in emerging nations. The alliance, which will combine GE Healthcare’s...
Jan 12, 2012 9:00 AM ET
General Electric Healthcare Education Zone Celebrates Five Years
GE Healthcare has been running its Education Zone at the Maynard Centre in Whitchurch, Cardiff, for five years now. The organization celebrated with students at Radyr Primary School in Wales. Professor John Harries, the Chief Scientific Adviser for Wales, also joined them in the celebration, commenting on the achievement of the facility; “GE, and the excellent team running this activity, are...
Dec 15, 2011 4:00 PM ET
AmeriCares & GE Foundation Improving Health Care for the Uninsured
Today, in the United States there are almost 50 million people without health insurance. Without free clinics, these families would have nowhere to turn to when it comes to healthcare. AmeriCares and the GE Foundation have partnered to create an online resource for free clinics and nonprofit health care centers:
Dec 15, 2011 12:30 PM ET
Healthcare In A Box: GE Developing Health Globally Program Helps Solve Healthcare Dilemmas in Emerging Economy Countries
This FTI Journal article discusses GE's Developing Health Globally (DHG) initiative and how GE is helping to improve the lives of an estimated 4.8 million people in the developing world.  Developing Health Globally is a GE Citizenship program that aims to improve access to quality healthcare for some of the world’s most vulnerable populations, with an emphasis on maternal and infant...
Oct 7, 2011 4:00 PM ET
GE Healthcare Creates New Technologies to Reach the Underserved
GE Healthcare is creating new products and technologies to help improve the lives of people living in areas where healthcare is a struggle due to lack of access and medical staff. New technologies include a low-cost portable ventilator, a light-weight ECG machine, a phototherapy device that runs on light-emitting diode (LED) and a hand-held ultrasound machine. The following article describes...
Oct 7, 2011 9:00 AM ET